non·​coun·​ty | \ ˌnän-ˈkau̇n-tē How to pronounce noncounty (audio) \

Definition of noncounty

: not relating to or part of a county Both local county and noncounty sources of funding will be used for the project.

Examples of noncounty in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web None of the other counties have been sued, some noted, and the Ozaukee board has passed resolutions on clearly noncounty issues in the past. Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Ozaukee County Board rejects referendum on nonpartisan redistricting," 15 Jan. 2020 The economic impact is based on spending by the 2 million noncounty visitors to the park. Roger Showley,, "Balboa Park attracts $350M in visitor spending (exclusive of zoo goers)," 12 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of noncounty

1893, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncounty.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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